Biography of Kent Werges
Resuming writing after 3 year break and now retired. Had a few poems published in poetry mags and journals and now pursuing poetry fully.
Will gratefully accept criticism meant to help.
Kent Werges Poems
Emily-World War 2
How did I talk to 22 year-olds, using the radio to bring them back from night raids? Those who flew the ghost ships
In 1913, he was offered a chance to play for the Cleveland Indians. His wife said no - he kept on driving truck.
Stagehand fog brings his backdrops out and in. Now revealing, now hiding ferns and forests,
Stagehand fog brings backdrops out and in. Now revealing, now hiding a faded farmhouse,
The Sparrow In The Airport Terminal
There's a piece of the sky I can't fly through. I can see the clouds but I can't get there.
Midwest Summer Rain
It begins like gossip. Before you realize it it's all you hear.
brings his backdrops out and in.
Now revealing, now hiding
ferns and forests,
silver rivers paved with salmon,
a faded farmhouse,
a campfire's haze,